2017 Provost’s Global Forum: Schedule of Events

Wednesday, April 12

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Joel Barkan Memorial Lecture
Presentation by Gautam Yadama (assistant vice chancellor for international affairs and dean of Boston College School of Social Work)
Senate Chamber, Old Capitol Museum

2:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Display and demonstrations of cookstoves
Anne Cleary Walkway

7:30 – 9:00 p.m. - WorldCanvass: Women's Health and the Environment: Going Up in Smoke
Catered pre-show reception, 6:30-7:30

Voxman School of Music Recital Hall

Thursday, April 13

8:30 - 9:45 a.m. - Keynote Presentation
Kirk Smith (professor of global & environmental health, University of California, Berkeley)
Senate Chamber, Old Capitol Museum

10:00 – 11:15 a.m. - Panel I: Climate Change
Senate Chamber, Old Capitol Museum

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. - Panel II: Impacts of TWCs on the Carbon Cycle
Senate Chamber, Old Capitol Museum

2:15 – 3:30 p.m. -  Panel III: Global Health Impacts of TWCs
Pappajohn Business Building, Room W151

3:45 – 5:00 p.m. - Panel IV: Technology Alternatives
Pappajohn Business Building, Room W151

7:30 p.m. Screening of film: "What the Health"
Iowa Memorial Union, Iowa Theater 

Friday, April 14

8:15 – 9:00 a.m. - Keynote Presentation
Becker Communication Studies Building, Room #101

9:00 – 11:00 a.m. - Panel V: Evaluation of Clean Cook Stove Programs
Becker Communication Studies Building, Room #101

11:15  a.m. – 12:30-p.m. - Panel VI: Prospects for the Future
Becker Communication Studies Building, Room #101

12:30 – 12:45 p.m. - Concluding Comments
Becker Communication Studies Building, Room #101

3:00 - 4:30 p.m. - Panel Discussion: "Writing About Climate Change"
Becker Communication Studies Building, Room #101